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Mental Health Nurse - IMHIU

Apply now Job no: 636623
Work type: Full time
Location: South East
Categories: Mental Health, Nursing/Midwifery

  • Country Health SA Local Health Network, South East Regional Community Health Service, Integrated Mental Health Inpatient Unit, Mount Gambier
  • Indicative Total Remuneration: $74,510 - $103,244 – Temp F/T (up to 30/4/2018) – RN/RM1
You will contribute to the delivery of a comprehensive and integrated range of evidence based, recovery oriented services across the multidisciplinary Country Health SA Local Health Network Mental Health Service. Providing integrated clinical mental health care that is appropriate to the needs of consumers and the local community in the South East region, you will work across community, acute and rehabilitation service settings. You will utilise and develop a combination of preventative, early intervention, therapeutic and evaluative approaches, including individual and family therapeutic approaches, group programs, health promotion and community development programs. Join us and you will get to be part of our ongoing approach to transforming mental healthcare. Applying your unique skills, you can offer holistic, balanced care that focuses on patient recovery. Developing long-term relationships you will be able to use your therapeutic skills across a range of challenging and rewarding areas.
You will be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, and hold or be eligible to hold a current practicing certificate. You must be enrolled in an approved Mental Health course or hold a qualification in Mental Health practice. Demonstrating a commitment to meeting the needs of mental health consumers, you will be creative, innovative and flexible when approaching issues within a rural healthcare setting. You will work well within a multidisciplinary team and bring the ability to use modern digital and mobile technology in the pursuit of effective and responsive mental health care.
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.
Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check. 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.  Job Ref: 636623

Download File 636623 - Mental Health Nurse - Job Pack.pdf

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